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March 20th, 2017

In “Eurotrump,” Amy Davidson examines the electoral defeat of Geert Wilders, the “Dutch Donald Trump,” and what it says about the relationship between Europe and the new American President.

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First as Tragedy

March 14th, 2017

In “First as Tragedy,” David Remnick reflects on the deep state.

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A State Away

March 6th, 2017

In “A State Away,” Jelani Cobb writes about Republicans and the Constitution.

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February 27th, 2017

In “Trumpcare,”Atul Gawande writes about the G.O.P. and Obamacare.